The holiday homes of Ferring are scenically situated in green surroundings behind the high dunes of the North Sea beach. Ferring is a quiet and scenic holiday area with a lovely beach and the large lake Ferring So right behind the holiday homes. Ferring offers a museum and a lighthouse as well as family-activities in nature.
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The village Ferring lays in the middle of the cliff 'Bovbjerg' on the Jutland west coast, right beneath the 5 km long lake Ferring Sø, 10 km south of the holiday area Vejlby Klit and 14 km west of the commercial town Lemvig. In Ferring you will find a museum in honour of the painter Jens Søndergaard, a geological miniature museum and a few shops. Right south of Ferring the 26 m high lighthouse Bovbjerg Fyr is situated.
Ferring is a quiet area in scenic surroundings. In this well-known holiday house area you can fish, swim, hike, drive on bicycle, fly with kite, hang glide, paraglide or visit museums.
The beach is a wide sandy beach with very high cliffs. Stairs lead you down to the beach. It is very popular to fly with a kite or with small model planes, to hang glide and to paraglide here. It is not allowed, or possible, to your car to the beach.
The characteristic slopes by Ferring stretch over about 3.5 km. Everywhere along the coast you can enjoy the spectacular view of the sea on food, on bicycle or from your car.
By the large wetlands around the lake Ferring Sø, large flocks of birds can be observed. The distance between the North Sea and the lake Ferring Sø is no more than 1.5 km.
The 6.7 hectares large plantation Klosterhede Plantage is situated about 10 km inland from the coast and offers forest areas, open moors and river valleys.
The area invites walks on the beach, along the cliffs and around the lake Ferring Sø. The possibilities of hikes and bicycle rides are good here. One of the most popular walking routes 'udsigtsruten' (the route of views) begins in Ferring, leads you along the edge of the cliff, past the lighthouse Bovbjerg Fyr, to the church of Trans and back along the beach.
Anglers have good possibilities for a haul in the sea, in the inlet as well as in the fishpond Vejlby Klit Fiskesø. Rent for example your own boat and sail on the lake Ferring Sø. Furthermore, it is possible to surf in the area.
The small romantic church of Ferring is situated by the cliffs, very close to the North Sea.
You will also find the museum of Jens Søndergaard at the edge of the cliff. Here the artist painted his pictures of the area and in particular the ocean while quiet and while rough.
The 26 metres high red lighthouse in Bovbjerg is the highest point of the area, and from here it is possible to see as far as 35 km away.
West of the lighthouse you can see an unusually well-preserved grave mound 'Hesthøj' from the bronze ages.
An interesting miniature museum informs of the history of the area as well as the development along the coast. The museum has been established in a couple of the beautiful old houses that used to belong to the coastal inspectorate.
In the park 'Vejlby Sommerpark' you can angle, rent riding horses, drive on front bikes, play minigolf and visit the animals in the pet zoo of the park.
Its red tiled roofs and old cobbled streets characterize the old, pretty provincial town, Ringkøbing. The town is situated about 57 km from Bovbjerg and is definitely worth a visit.
The commercial town Holstebro is situated 55 km away and has a number of interesting specialist shops and good shopping possibilities in the traffic-free town centre. Furthermore, the town offers plenty of art and culture, cosy cafes and a beautiful environment around the stream.
The open-air museum 'Hjerl Hede Frilandsmuseum' near Vinderup is an interesting and lifelike museum for the whole family. See among other things how the daily life in the country 150 years ago is vitalized.
The flower park 'Jesperhus Blomsterpark' on the Liim Fiord island Mors also offers a jungle zoo and a play land. The park is one of the largest of its kind in Scandinavia.
LEGOLAND, app. 130 km from Ferring, is build out of 50 million toy bricks. The park offers a number of opportunities for family activities.
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